NCEA Level 3 Mathematics Combined 311

MATE311
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: L. MacEwan

Mathematics 311
This course aims to consolidate and extend students’ mathematical skills, as well as further develop logical thinking and problem solving techniques. This is a mixed course which involves both Calculus and Statistics. This can be counted as two subjects for UE. This course is designed around the Level 3 Achievement Standards and Level 8 of the New Zealand Mathematics Curriculum

UE Approved Subject


Recommended Prior Learning

Compulsory: Merit in 2 of 2.6, 2.7, 2.12 and 2 of 2.2, 2.4, 2.9
Students who do not meet these criteria may be placed in this subject by HOD discretion.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91573 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.1 - Apply the geometry of conic sections in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
3
*
Y
A.S. 91575 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.3 - Apply trigonometric methods in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91576 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.4 - Use critical path analysis in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
2
*
Y
A.S. 91578 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.6 - Apply differentiation methods in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
E
6
*
Y
A.S. 91579 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.7 - Apply integration methods in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
E
6
*
Y
A.S. 91580 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.8 - Investigate time series data
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91585 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.13 - Apply probability concepts in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
E
4
*
Y
A.S. 91587 v2 Mathematics and Statistics 3.15 - Apply systems of simultaneous equations in solving problems
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
3
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 32

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 32 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.